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- Rai V. The methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T polymorphism and breast cancer risk in Asian populations. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2014;15:5853-60 pubmed..63, p=0.0003; TT+CT vs CC (dominant model): OR=1.12, 95%CI=1.01-1.23, p=0.02). The present meta-analysis strongly suggested a significant association between the MTHFR C677T polymorphism and risk of breast cancer in Asian populations. ..